People Personas, also known as Archetypes, are simple classifications that characterize a person's personality. As people are complex, they may have traits that fit into several different Personas.
A complete guide to personas can be out on the Good&Co website here.
Advocate - Warm, and empathetic with a strong sense of duty, the Advocate is the best person to partner with during a trust fall exercise. Strongly motivated to support others, they value being part of a close-knit team. Click here for more information on Advocates.
Caretaker - Encouraging and likable with a gift for rallying their team, the Caretaker is a natural born cheerleader. Ever sensitive and compassionate, they treat their co-workers like family and take pleasure in doling out Band-Aids for paper cuts. Click here for more information on Caretakers.
Dreamer - As a free-thinking creative that dislikes conflict, the Dreamer prefers to create art, not war. Imaginative, introverted and independent, they flourish when they’re allowed to generate their own unique ideas behind the scenes. Click here for more information on Dreamers.
Go Getter - A mogul in the making, the Go-getter lives life at high velocity and can handle an intense workload, all while still looking good. Energetic and dynamic, they intend to leave their mark on the world and inspire others to do the same. Click here for more information on Go Getters.
Humanitarian - Empathic and perceptive, the Humanitarian enjoys helping others and cares about their well-being. Encouraging, collaborative and supportive, they make sure that if one person benefits, the whole team benefits. Click here for more information on Humanitarians.
Idealist - Intellectually curious and driven by strong morals, the Idealist is passionate about doing the right thing. Like the world's most flattering mirror, they always see the best in others and strive to bring it out in them. Click here for more information on Idealists.
Inventor - Highly curious and creative, the Inventor approaches problems as exciting intellectual puzzles. Like any proper mad scientist, they enjoy working independently and perform best when given free range to explore issues. Click here for more information on Inventors.
Mastermind - Driven, ambitious and authoritative, the Mastermind utilizes their natural leadership skills (and office full of motivational posters) to persuade others to work hard.. They are highly organized and become easily impatient with incompetence. Click here for more information on Masterminds.
Maverick - Energetic, creative and individualistic, Mavericks live life by their own rules. Viewing life as a self-serve buffet as opposed to an a la carte menu, they want to experience everything and inspire others to do the same. Click here for more information on Mavericks.
Protector - Like a mama cat guarding her litter, the Protector is highly motivated to protect the things they care about most, be it people, values, or ideas. Quietly passionate and persuasive, Protectors work best independently. Click here for more information on Protectors.
Rock - The Rock is dutiful, loyal, and as efficient as a well-oiled machine - always ready to jump in and get the job done. Ever conscientious, they can always be relied upon to be the calm and steady voice of reason (and the last one in the office). Click here for more information on Rocks.
Socialite - Like a celebutant fueled by a vat of Red Bull, the Socialite is easily bored and always looking for new, exciting challenges. They are filled with exuberance and enthusiasm that’s contagious, encouraging others to enjoy life
Straight Shooter - Decisive, strong-willed and authoritative, the Straight Shooter has a clear vision of how things should be done. They are a logical thinkers who dislikes uncertainty, willy-nilly behavior, and phrases like willy-nilly. Click here for more information on Straight Shooters.
Strategist - To the Strategist, life is a game of chess that they intend to win. An independent and creative thinker who likes to execute a calculated plan, they have high standards, a strong work ethic and a natural, laid-back authority. Click here for more information on Strategists.
Technician - Practical, analytical, and competent, the Technician has a strong work ethic and enjoys keeping busy. As creative individuals, they enjoy generating innovative solutions for problems and prefer to work independently. Click here for more information on Technicians.
Visionary - Multi-talented, driven and purposeful, the Visionary is always looking for the next challenge, whether it's climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro or climbing the corporate ladder. Assertive and individualistic, they'll settle for nothing less than the best. Click here for more information on Visionaries.